Thompson, A. H. (Almon Harris), 1839-1906

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Almon Harris Thompson (1837-1906) was the chief assistant to John Wesley Powell on the second Colorado River expedition begun in 1871.

From the description of A. H. Thompson diaries, 1871-1874. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517339

From the guide to the A. H. Thompson diaries, 1871-1874, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Almon Harris Thompson (1837-1906) was the chief assistant to John Wesley Powell on the second Colorado River expedition begun in 1871. His wife, Ellen Powell Thompson, was Powell's sister. She collected plant and flower specimens on the expedition.

From the description of Almon Harris Thompson and Ellen Powell Thompson diaries, 1872-1875. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 774034759

From the guide to the Almon Harris Thompson and Ellen Powell Thompson diaries, 1872-1875, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

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referencedIn Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935. Dellenbaugh papers, 1870-1969 (bulk 1870-1931). Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
creatorOf The country customs of the Navajo Indians, 1890 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Thompson, A. H. (Almon Harris), 1839-1906. A. H. Thompson diaries, 1871-1874. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Anderson, Martin J. Martin J. Anderson collection, 1809-1995. Northern Arizona University, Cline Library
creatorOf Thompson, A. H. (Almon Harris), 1839-1906. Almon Harris Thompson and Ellen Powell Thompson diaries, 1872-1875. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902. Correspondence, 1869-1879, of the Powell Survey. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf A. H. Thompson diaries, 1871-1874 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Thompson, A. H. (Almon Harris), 1839-1906. The country customs of the Navajo Indians, 1890. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Thompson, A. H. Abraham Lincoln : typescript, [1917?] / A.H. Thompson. University of North Dakota, Chester Fritz Library
referencedIn John Wesley Powell correspondence, 1869-1879, of the Powell Survey, 1869-1879 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Almon Harris Thompson and Ellen Powell Thompson diaries, 1872-1875 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902. Correspondence of John Wesley Powell, 1876-1902. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
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associatedWith Anderson, Martin J. person
associatedWith Chester Fritz Library (University of North Dakota). Dept. of Special Collections. corporateBody
associatedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935. person
associatedWith Fortnightly Club (Grand Forks, N.D.) corporateBody
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. person
associatedWith Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902. person
associatedWith Thompson, Ellen Powell person
associatedWith Thompson, Ellen Powell. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
United States
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
United States
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
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Indians of North America
Explorers--Diaries
Navajo Indians
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Explorers
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Birth 1839-09-24

Death 1906-07-31

Americans

English

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